30 Mar '13, 9pm

Koch Brothers Continue Their Canadian Takeover

On Friday, the Canadian government fell to a vote of non-confidence. As Canadians prepare to head to the polls for an early May election, the oily architects of the Tea Party, mega-funders of climate change denial and bankrollers of major right wing think tanks including FreedomWorks and Americans for Prosperity have made a timely infiltration into Canadian politics. Last week, we reported that the oily brothers had set up shop to lobby in Alberta . But perhaps more disquieting than that is that, according to Environmental Defence , Alberta isn't the only province being strangled by the Kochtopus. The Koch brothers have officially registered to lobby in Ontario too. Koch Companies spokeswoman Melissa Cohlmia insisted that, "Koch companies want to add value by providing quality services and products our customers desire and value in a way that is compliant with all laws and...

Full article: http://www.desmogblog.com/koch-brothers-continue-canadian...

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